The Toronto Argonauts 1966 Season

Toronto Argonauts 1966 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 4 2 2 0 4 89 80 W1 2-2-0
Regular Season 14 5 9 0 10 182 271 W2 4-2-0
    Home 7 3 4 0 6 131 132 W1 3-3-0
    Visitor 7 2 5 0 4 51 139 W2 2-4-0
   Divisional opponent 9 3 6 0 6 95 151 W2 3-3-0
   Non-divisional opponent 5 2 3 0 4 87 120 W1 2-3-0

Full 1966 League Standings

Lead/Trailed Record by Quarter

Home Visitor Total
Quarter Lead (Record) Tied (Record) Trailed (Record) Lead (Record) Tied (Record) Trailed (Record) Lead (Record) Tied (Record) Trailed (Record)
After 1st 1 (0-1-0) 1 (1-0-0) 5 (2-3-0) 0 (0-0-0) 2 (1-1-0) 5 (1-4-0) 1 (0-1-0) 3 (2-1-0) 10 (3-7-0)
After 2nd 3 (2-1-0) 2 (1-1-0) 2 (0-2-0) 2 (1-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (1-4-0) 5 (3-2-0) 2 (1-1-0) 7 (1-6-0)
After 3rd 2 (2-0-0) 1 (1-0-0) 4 (0-4-0) 1 (1-0-0) 1 (1-0-0) 5 (0-5-0) 3 (3-0-0) 2 (2-0-0) 9 (0-9-0)
After 4th 3 (3-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 4 (0-4-0) 2 (2-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (0-5-0) 5 (5-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 9 (0-9-0)
Week Date/Time (EDT Result Attendance TV
A
Thu Jul 14
HAM 27 @ TOR 41 W 20,617  
B
Wed Jul 20
CGY 17 @ TOR 13 L 23,335  
B
Sat Jul 23
TOR 7 @ EDM 9 L 7,500  
C
Wed Jul 27
TOR 28 @ BC 27 W 23,103  
Week Date/Time (EDT Result Attendance TV
1
Fri Aug 5
HAM 18 @ TOR 8 L 28,594  
2
Fri Aug 12
MTL 17 @ TOR 6 L 24,139  
3
Sat Aug 20
TOR 10 @ HAM 23 L 22,261  
5
Tue Aug 30
TOR 0 @ OTT 24 L 20,137  
6
Mon Sep 5
TOR 8 @ CGY 13 L 20,000  
7
Sun Sep 11
EDM 14 @ TOR 34 W 21,685 CTV
8
Sun Sep 18
TOR 7 @ SSK 23 L 19,339  
9
Wed Sep 21
TOR 9 @ WPG 43 L 17,112 CTV
9
Sun Sep 25
BC 27 @ TOR 29 W 18,926 CTV
10
Sat Oct 1
OTT 17 @ TOR 8 L 20,786  
11
Mon Oct 10
TOR 9 @ MTL 8 W 14,000  
12
Sat Oct 15
MTL 27 @ TOR 11 L 16,000  
13
Sun Oct 23
OTT 12 @ TOR 35 W 16,064  
14
Sat Oct 29 2:00 PM
TOR 8 @ HAM 5 W 15,072 CBCE

Toronto Argonauts 1966 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.643 1-4-0 (5) 2-2-0 (4)
Non-Divisional 0.450 2-0-0 (2) 0-3-0 (3)
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (3) 0.643
Montreal Alouettes (3) 0.500
Ottawa Rough Riders (3) 0.786
BC Lions (1) 0.313
Calgary Stampeders (1) 0.406
Edmonton Eskimos (1) 0.406
Saskatchewan Roughriders (1) 0.594
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (1) 0.531

Team Scoring

19661965 +/-
Average Combined Score 32.36 -7.14
Average Winning Score 23.00 +1.33
Average Losing Score 7.44 -4.19
Average Home Score 18.71 +3.86
Average Visitor Score 7.29 -5.43
Average Margin of Victory 9.80 +7.47
Average Margin of Loss 15.33 -0.48

Regular Season Scoring Summary by Quarter

1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
HVT HVT HVT HVT H (PPG)V (PPG)T (PPG)
Toronto 8210 511667 291948 431457 131 (18.7)51 (7.3)182 (13.0)
Opponent 303060 132336 413677 485098 139 (19.9)132 (18.9)271 (19.4)

Coaches

Head Coach
  • Bob Shaw (Dec. 12, 1964 – March 22, 1967)

Toronto Argonauts 1966 Player Awards and Nominations

1966 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Marv Luster (Team Nominee)
  • Lineman — Bill Frank, Jr. (Team Nominee)
  • Canadian Player — Bobby Taylor (Team Nominee)

Toronto Argonauts 1966 All-Star Selections

2 All-Canadian Selections
T Bill Frank, Jr.
DHB Marv Luster
3 All-Division Selections
HB Dave Thelen
T Bill Frank, Jr.
DHB Marv Luster

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Toronto Argonauts 1966 Draft Picks

Round–Pick
(Overall)
[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
1–2 (2)   Ross Nicholson (T) Western Ontario
2–2 (11)   Andy Szandiner (HB) Toronto
3–2 (20)   Ranny Parker (LB) Toronto
4–2 (29)   Bob Mason (E) Royal Military College
5–2 (37)   George McKenzie (T) St. Patrick's
6–2 (45)   Merv Daub (G) Queen's
7–2 (51)   Al Smith (E) Western Ontario
7–3 (52) [BC] David Dalton (HB) Carleton
8–2   Pass
9–2   Pass
10–2   Pass

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